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Centre for Sustainable Road Freight (SRF) Project Administrator (Part-Time)

The Centre for Sustainable Road Freight is a collaboration between Cambridge, Heriot-Watt and Westminster Universities and organisations in the freight and logistics sectors as well as local and national government. The research team brings together heavy goods vehicle engineering and logistics expertise to research engineering and organisational solutions to make road freight economically, socially and environmentally sustainable.

We are seeking a Part-Time Project Administrator, who will be based at the Department of Engineering's main site and will provide complete administrative support to the Centre Director and project team in order to facilitate the effective and efficient management of the Centre.

You will be educated to at least A level standard with previous experience of working in an administrative/secretarial role. You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be able to demonstrate knowledge of all aspects of project administration. Excellent IT and organisational skills are also essential requirements for this role.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 19 February 2019. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact the HR Office on 01223 332615 or by email on

Please quote reference NM17573 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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